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Posted on June 9, 2017 in Uncategorized

Robert Robinson June 20 | 7pm Call 612.332.5299 or Click Here for Tickets Although he points to gospel greats Mahalia Jackson, Tramaine Hawkins, and Vanessa Bell Armstrong as inspiration, Robert Robinson works and lives in his own genre, combining his ministry of gospel with a vast experience rooted in soul. Artists look to him for affirmation. Fans adore his inclusive personality. They don’t necessarily have to embrace gospel to embrace…

6/2 – FOUR NEW SHOWS ON SALE!

Posted on June 2, 2017 in Uncategorized

Donna Grantis: New Band Debut August 4 | 7pm & 9:30pm Call Or Click For Tickets Canadian guitarist Donna Grantis is best known for performing with Prince & 3RDEYEGIRL and the New Power Generation. Continuing in that spirit, but now with a plethora of knowledge and experience gained from working alongside the greatest musical mentor of our time, she is ready to debut her newest musical project as a bandleader.…

5/19 – 8 NEW SHOWS ON SALE

Posted on May 19, 2017 in Uncategorized

House of Waters June 12 | 7pm Call 612.332.5299 or Click Here For Tickets House of Waters is a trio that incorporates elements of West-African, jazz, psychedelic, indie rock, classical and world music into their astonishingly unique sound. Five years after their groundbreaking Revolution, House of Waters now returns with its eponymous follow-up. Featuring Max ZT on hammered dulcimer, Moto Fukushima on six-string bass, and newly added percussionist Argentinian-born Ignacio…

5/12 New Shows on Sale!

Posted on May 12, 2017 in Uncategorized

Commander Cody May 20 | 7 & 9:30pm – ADDED SHOW! Call 612.332.5299 or Click Here for tickets Ever since his early days as front man for the Lost Planet Airmen, Commander Cody has been a truly unique and iconoclastic figure. His special blend of old-time rock ‘n’ roll, country, boogie-woogie, R&B and Western swing have virtually defined American roots music. The band’s straightforward energy was evident on their debut…

5/5 New Shows On Sale

Posted on May 5, 2017 in Uncategorized

Regina Marie Williams sings Nina Simone May 28 | 7pm CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS A phenomenal actor and world-class vocalist, Regina consistently wows critics and leaves audiences enthralled, staying in high demand. This lady of the stage leaves cataracts of applause in her wake at such nationally renowned venues as The Guthrie Theater, Penumbra Theatre Company, Mixed Blood Theatre and The Dakota. On May 28th, she takes on the catalog…

Jazz in May at The Dakota

Posted on May 2, 2017 in Featured Blog Post, Uncategorized

  Keiko Matsui Thursday, May 11th at 7 & 9pm and May 14th at 6 & 8pm Call or Click Here for Tickets “one of the most creative and humanitarian artists around. Inspiration comes to her as easily as breathing.” – Examiner.com Matsui layers fluid, inventive piano playing into vivid soundscapes that have no equal in modern music. Her roots are in contemporary jazz, and her harmonies are decidedly modern,…

SFJAZZ PLAYS MILES DAVIS

Posted on April 20, 2017 in Uncategorized

Each year, the SFJAZZ Collective creates and performs eight new works and eight new arrangements of tunes by an honored artist. Past honorees include Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk, Wayne Shorter, McCoy Tyner, Horace Silver, Stevie Wonder, and Chick Corea. For their 2016-17 season, the Collective will perform new arrangements of the music of jazz innovator Miles Davis and new compositions.   Tickets can be purchased by…